Supply Planner in Oakland, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 12/2/2019

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Job Number: 2141771

Supply Planner

Petaluma, Ca

$65K-$80K Per Year

Supply Planner

Our Petaluma client is adding a great opportunity for a qualified Supply Planner. The Supply Planner will be responsible for the strategic and tactical planning of our manufacturing network striking a balance between having too much and too little inventory at any given time. This role has accountability for developing and maintaining production plans and supply forecasts, setting appropriate safety stock levels and re-order points.

The Supply Planner will work with company's Sales and Marketing teams, Warehouse, Customer Service and Subcontractors to ensure raw material and finished goods are available. Reporting to our Supply Chain Director, this individual, alongside our Sr. Demand Planning Manager, will orchestrate planning schedules that meet our working capital targets, as well as, the needs of our growing and fluctuating business.

$65K-$80K Per Year

Job Title Responsibilities

  • Consider factory capacity needs, production start dates, production minimums, component lead times, and other supply chain considerations to develop and maintain rolling 1-4-12 month production plans by SKU.
  • Distribute forecasts monthly (or as needed) to key suppliers.
  • Monitor actual production vs. plan on a weekly basis, highlighting shortages in a timely manner with a resolution action plan.
  • Calculate/present corresponding implications on financial liabilities and fill rate.
  • Monitor inventory for all company owned raw materials and packaging components.
  • Understand key drivers of inventory and seek to reduce overall inventory value while maintaining enough supply to support target fill rates.

Job Title Requirements

  • 3-5 years' experience in supply chain planning; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Bachelors in Operations/Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or related Business field
  • APICS certification and/or supply chain education a plus
  • MPS or MRP Experience preferred
  • Demonstrated experience using Microsoft Excel to create spreadsheets, charts and pivot tables.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and priorities, have strong data analysis, problem solving, and decision-making abilities.
  • Serve as the point-person for escalation of supply related issues.
  • Must be proactive and have strong attention to detail.

Supply Planner

Petaluma, Ca

$65K-$80K Per Year




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